Information for Strong-Motion Station
TN Memphis - VAMC, Bldg 7
NSMP Station 7411
Earthquakes recorded by this station
(Station Photograph - click to enlarge)(Sensor Layout - click to see PDF File)
Latitude 35.1440 N
Longitude 90.0250 W
Elevation (m) 81
Site Geology  
Vs30 (m/sec)  
Site Class  
No. of Stories above/below ground3-story reinforced concrete structure
Plan ShapeIrregular
Base Dimensions--
Typical Floor Dimensions--
Design DateInitial Design - 1983
Instrumentation2012: 12 accelerometers on 4 levels in the building. 3 accelerometers at a reference free-field site.
Vertical Load Carrying SystemReinforced Concrete
Lateral Force Resisting SystemReinforced Concrete
Foundation TypeColumn resting on pile caps supported by piles
RemarksThis building was instrumented as part of the VA/USGS Hospital Instrumentation Project.